The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald . Character Analysis: Nick Carraway . 29-30 Yale Grad Cousins with Daisy and Tom Narrator of the story Comes of age (loss of innocence) Moral compass of the novel Conflicted both about Daisy and Gatsby and Tom and Myrtle
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Plot Synopsis: The “Great” Gatsby
At lunch with Gatsby and Jordan the next day, Nick learns that Gatsby attended Oxford University and that his family is “all dead now.”
Meets Meyor Wolfsham, who with Gatsby’s help, fixed the world series in 1919.
On the car ride back to West Egg, Nick notices that Gatsby’s hand is shaking and that his “whole statement had fallen to pieces.”
Gatsby reveals that Daisy Buchannan was the only woman he had ever loved and that they had a relationship five years prior to when he joined the war.